Hopkinsville man charged with cultivating marijuana

Courtesy: Kentucky State Police
Courtesy: Kentucky State Police

HOPKINSVILLE, KY (WFIE) - Kentucky State Troopers responded to a drug complaint at 24240 Coal Creek Road in Christian County last night.

Upon arrival, troopers found a three-room indoor marijuana grow in a hidden section of the garage.

38 marijuana plants were seized, along with indoor grow equipment items and indoor grow chemicals.

In addition, troopers recovered a quantity of marijuana, marijuana seeds, indoor grow literature, nearly $600 in cash, a shotgun, five rifles and two handguns.

Under arrest is 42-year-old Anthony S. PPool of Hopkinsville.

Troopers say PPool is a convicted felon.

He's charged with cultivating marijuana, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon, and failure to notify address change to Department of Transportation.

PPool is in the Christian County Jail.

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